Policy and Translation

2020

Australian Early Development Census (AEDC) Research Snapshot written by Collier, L., Harman-Smith, Y. & Brinkman, S. (2020) for the Australian Government, Canberra. Contact with the child protection system and children’s developmental outcomes. This AEDC Research Snapshot summarises research from New South Wales and South Australia showing links between child protection services contact and poor developmental outcomes at school entry. To access this AEDC Research Snapshot please click here and reference list for this report please click here.

NSW Department of Communities and Justice Evidence to Action Note (2020). What is the impact of early childhood maltreatment on mental health outcomes in middle childhood?: Findings from the NSW Child Development Study. To access this document please click here.

NSW Department of Communities and Justice Evidence to Action Note (2020). Developmental vulnerability and contact with the child protection system: Findings from the NSW Child Development Study. To access this document please click here.

NSW Department of Communities and Justice Evidence to Action Note (2020). What risk factors are associated with being placed in out-of-home care?: Findings from the NSW Child Development Study. To access this document please click here.

2019

The National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health Resource Summary (2019). Can we detect mental health risk at school entry? Emerging Minds Resource Summary written by Professor Melissa J Green, NSW-CDS Scientific Director. To access this document please click here.

2018

NSW Department of Communities and Justice Evidence to Action Note (2018). Child maltreatment in early childhood: Developmental vulnerability on the AEDC (Findings from the NSW Child Development Study). To access this document please click here.